Common Core Aligned Resources for L.7.6
Acquire and use accurately grade-appropriate general academic and domain-specific words and phrases; gather vocabulary knowledge when considering a word or phrase important to comprehension or expression.
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Telling Our Stories of Giving - Writing to Persuade
5th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
After identifying the parts of a persuasive piece of writing, young writers explore different prewriting activities for the persuasive essay. They have the option to write a news article, personal narrative, or persuasive essay to...
A Lesson on the Supply and Demand of Toy Fads
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
Let's all Hula Hoop! Scholars research the supply and demand side of toy fads in the United States. They analyze video clips and news articles to complete graphs on how the supply curve slope works in concert with the demand for products...
Vocabulary Strategies for the Analysis of Word Parts in Mathematics
3rd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Pair this resource with a reading of any math textbook, article, or book. Learners take note of unknown words and use the provided graphic organizer in order to use word roots, prefixes, and suffixes to help them determine the meaning of...
Privacy and Digital Footprints: Top Secret
7th - 8th CCSS: Designed
Learners research child safety by participating in an on-line tutorial activity. In this digital privacy lesson, students read a role-playing scenario regarding two learners who make bad decisions about their on-line safety. Students...
Goods and Services: Some are Private, Some are Not
3rd - 8th CCSS: Designed
Why doesn't the government provide all goods and services if we pay taxes? Pupils investigate the difference between public and private services. They analyze their communities together with an interactive classroom model and...
Reduce Our Carbon Footprint, Let’s Compost!
4th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Roll up your sleeves and get a little dirty with this elementary and middle school compost lesson. All you need is a large plastic container, a couple old newspapers, some organic waste, and a few hundred worms and you're ready to start...
"The Glorious Whitewasher" from The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain with Mini-Assessment
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
It's the classic scene: Tom Sawyer is whitewashing a fence. Expose your learners to Mark Twain's humor while reinforcing reading comprehension. Eighth graders are encouraged to read and reread, achieving as much exposure to the text as...